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Mullach Glas NE Top Hill Cruiscín A name in Irish
(Ir. Cruiscín [TR], perhaps 'jug') Galway County, in no lists, Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top Bedrock

Height: 432m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 45 Grid Reference: L94223 49473 This place has been logged as visited by 87 members. Recently by: Cathal-Kelly, Lucky1, Ulsterpooka, William-J, marchiggins, Dean, PeakPaul, Peter Walker, IainT, IncaHoots, Martinpeak, Rory87, eamonoc, David-Guenot, muddyboots
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Longitude: -9.594315, Latitude: 53.484915 , Easting: 94223, Northing: 249473 Prominence: 17m,  Isolation: 0.5km
ITM: 494188 749504,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Mlc432, 10 char: MlchGlsNET
Bedrock type: Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top, (Bennabeola Quartzite Formation)

Cruiscín is the 791st highest place in Ireland.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/681/?PHPSESSID=umo5rfq5beeetmtm1j91nd0mv3
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If you're passing by .. by group   (Show all for Cruiscín)
 
Little and large .. by wicklore   (Show all for Cruiscín)
 
A natural stop on the way to its bigger brother, .. by colin murphy   (Show all for Cruiscín)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Cruiscín in area Maamturks, Ireland
Picture: The view to Cruiscín from the shoulders of Corcóg.
 
csd on Cruiscín, 2010
by csd  23 Feb 2010
As Colin Murphy notes, this one's a no-brainer on the way up to the main top of Mullach Glas. The photo shows the view from L948 497, which is where I'd suggest approaching from if coming from Corcóg. As you descend from this viewpoint, you should pick up a fence (barely visible in the photo) which will lead you straight to the foot of Cruiscín. As you can see, poor little Cruiscín is almost completely overshadowed by its bigger brother, Mullach Glas, looming behind! Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/681/comment/4436/
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Trying to make Cruiscin look impressive... .. by David-Guenot   (Show all for Cruiscín)
 
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